Courts & Cases

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Wrigley Field, home of the major league baseball team Chicago Cubs, is shown in 2019. A case in which an Associated Press photographer was injured at Wrigley while working will not be dismissed. – File Photo/Kyodo via AP Images

Injury suit against Cubs advances

A state appellate panel upheld a denial of the Chicago Cubs’ motion to dismiss a lawsuit by an Associated Press photographer injured at Wrigley Field in a non-precedential Rule 23 opinion.
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Justice Brett Kavanaugh tests positive for COVID, has no symptoms

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court says Justice Brett Kavanaugh has tested positive for COVID-19.
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Judge: No order barring police union from discussing city vaccine mandate

An order barring the president of the police union from making public statements encouraging members to disobey Chicago’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate expired after a judge on Monday denied a request to extend it.

Trial Notebook

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Judge erred on duty of ‘mandated reporter’

As a mandated reporter under Sec. 4 of the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act, Matthew Willigman, the principal of an elementary school in Aurora, had a statutory duty to immediately notify the Department of Children and Family Services if he had “reasonable cause to believe” that one of his students was abused or neglected.

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